Aleksandar Trajkovski scored his first goal for Mechelen directly from a free kick, Mario Gjurovski managed to get on the scoresheet directly from a corner kick, Yani Urdinov debuted with a red card for Widzew Łódź, while Stefan Ristovski and Muarem Muarem each collected one assist for their respective teams.
Italy, Serie A, Sassuolo – Napoli 0:2
Goran Pandev opened on the bench for Napoli before he entered the game in the 70th minute replacing Gonzalo Higuaín. Pandev had an immediate chance moments after coming on the pitch in the 72nd minute, but his shot was well saved by the Sassuolo keeper.
Italy, Serie A, Cagliari – Livorno 1:2
Agim Ibraimi was not included in the Cagliari squad due to an injury.
Italy, Serie B, Latina – Cittadella 1:0
Stefan Ristovski got the start for Latina and played until the 76th minute when he made way for Abdelkader Ghezzal. Ristovski provided the assist on the lone goal of the match in the 18th minute when his cross the right reached striker Jonathas who then fired a right footed shot past the visiting keeper. Stefan also had a chance in the 37th minute that went just wide of the right goal post after a volley attempt from the edge of the area.
Germany, 1.Bundesliga, Mainz – Hannover 2:0
Nikolche Noveski played all 90 minutes for Mainz and was part of a defense that kept a clean sheet in the home victory over Hannover.
Belgium, Jupiler Pro League, Waasland-Beveren – OH Leuven 1:0
Ivan Trichkovski started in attack for Waasland-Beveren and played until the 89th minute when he was substituted by defender Mijuško Bojović, while Jovan Kostovski stayed on the bench as an unused substitute for OH Leuven. Trichkovski attempted three shots on goal in the 36th, 48th and 62nd minute, but each effort was denied by the OH Leuven keeper. In the end, Waasland-Beveren got an important goal in the 79th minute to get out of the relegation zone.
Belgium, Jupiler Pro League, Mechelen – Oostende 1:1
Tome Pachovski remained out of action for Mechelen with an ankle injury, while his teammate Aleksandar Trajkovski started on the wing and played until the 89th minute when he was replaced by Senad Karahmet. Trajkovski opened the scoring in the 39th minute directly from a free kick to the top right corner. Trajkovski had two more chances in the 2nd half, but both were saved by the opposing keeper.
Romania, Liga I Bergenbier, Steaua București – Concordia 4:0
Neither Daniel Georgievski nor Martin Bogatinov were included in the 18 player matchday squad by Steaua București.
Switzerland, Raiffeisen Super League, St. Gallen – Grasshoppers 1:5
Muhamed Demiri was an unused substitute for St. Gallen.
Switzerland, Challenge League, Locarno – Schaffhausen 0:1
Ezgjan Alioski played the entire game for Schaffhausen in the narrow road triumph over Locarno, while his teammate Deni Krleski came off the bench at the start of the 2nd half to replace Diego Büchel.
Spain, Segunda Division, Real Madrid B – Barcelona B 3:1
David Babunski was an unused substitute for Barcelona B.
AFC Champions League Qualification, Melbourne Victory – Muangthong United 2:1
Mario Gjurovski got the start for Muangthong United and played until the 80th minute when he was substituted by Wuttichai Tathong. Gjurovski scored the lone goal for the visitors in the 22th minute directly from a corner kick from the right hand side. However, Melbourne Victory scored two goals in the 2nd half to turn the game around and eliminate Muangthong from the AFC Champions League.
Poland, T-Mobile Ekstraklasa, Podbeskidzie – Widzew Łódź 1:0
Yani Urdinov started at left-back for Widzew Łódź and played until the 73rd minute when he received a straight red card following a foul near the middle of the field. The referee ruled that Urdinov made a reckless challenge from behind and took out the red card.
Austria, tipp3 Bundesliga, Sturm Graz – Red Bull Samzburg 1:4
Aleksandar Todorovski was not summoned in the Sturm Graz squad due to an injury.
Azerbaijan, Topaz Premyer Liqası, Gabala – Khazar Lankaran 2:3
Nikola Gligorov was an unused substitute for Khazar Lankaran, while his teammate Dejan Blazhevski got the start on the wing and played until the 69th minute when he was replaced by Junior Nildo. Blazhevski also picked up a yellow card in the 62nd minute.
Azerbaijan, Topaz Premyer Liqası, Simurq – Inter Bakı 0:1
Slavcho Georgievski played all 90 minutes for Inter Bakı in defensive midfield as his side needed a goal in the 72nd minute to down Simurq.
Azerbaijan, Topaz Premyer Liqası, Bakı – Neftçi 2:0
Igor Mitreski played the entire game for Neftçi and also received a yellow card in the 34th minute, while Edin Nuredinoski stayed on the bench for Bakı as the #2 keeper behind Aqil Mammadov.
Azerbaijan, Topaz Premyer Liqası, Qarabağ – AZAL 2:1
Muarem Muarem started for Qarabağ and played until the 82nd minute when his spot was taken by fellow attacking minded midfielder Vüqar Nadirov. Muarem provided the assist on the second and final goal for Qarabağ in the 47th minute when his pass reached Chumbinho who then slotted a shot past the AZAL keeper.
Netherlands, Eredivisie, Ajax – Heerenveen 3:0
Samir Fazli was an unused substitute for Heerenveen.
Netherlands, Eredivisie, Cambuur – Zwolle 3:1
Denis Mahmudov began the match on the bench for Zwolle before he came on at the start of the 2nd half to replace Guyon Fernandez.
Netherlands, Eerste Divisie, MVV Maastricht – Willem II 2:2
Antonio Stankov played all 90 minutes for MVV Maastricht in the home draw against Willem II.
Cyprus, First Division Championship, Apollon – Enosis 3:0
Besart Ibraimi started in attack for Enosis and played until the 68th minute when he was substituted by Marios Zannetou. Ibraimi was not able to duplicate his good form in this game as Apollon netted all three goals in the first 30 minutes.
Cyprus, First Division Championship, Ermis – AEK Larnaca 2:1
Armend Alimi got the start for Ermis and played until the 68th minute when he made way for Stelios Demetriou. Ermis scored both of its goals in the opening 10 minutes of the 2nd half to overcome a 0:1 halftime deficit.
Cyprus, First Division Championship, Aris Limassol – Nea Salamis 0:1
Filip Timov opened on the bench for Aris Limassol before he entered the game in the 70th minute to replace Brazilian attacker Thuram.
Greece, Football League, Panachaiki – Paniliakos 2:1
Marjan Altiparmakovski began the game on the bench for Paniliakos before he was introduced in the 76th minute to take the place of Allan Lalín.
Greece, Football League, Ethnikos Gazoros – Anagennisi Giannitsa 3:0
Ivan Nastevski started for Ethnikos Gazoros and played until the 55th minute when he was substituted by Christos Karabelas. Nastevski also received a yellow card during his time on the pitch.